The University of Nebraska Medical Center holds a mandatory new employee orientation that must be completed shortly after joining UNMC. This is a half-day program that provides an an introduction to the university, its history, and culture, an overview of basic campus services, the benefits package, employee health/wellness/safety and  policies. You will receive information from Human Resources on how to complete this requirement. For more information, see Guidelines-New Employee Orientation page.

In addition, the Office of Postdoctoral Education holds an annual recommended Freshman Postdoc Orientation in the late summer. This hour-long orientation covers information on Sponsored Programs Administration, the Postdoctoral Association, UNeMed, and gives an overview of training opportunities and introduces postdocs to the valuable resources they have access to on campus. 

The 2022 Freshman Postdoc Orientation will be held on 22 August from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. in Durham Research Center 1, room 1005. 


2021 Freshman Postdoc Orientation